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McMaster Manufacturing Forum

April 6, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


The Faculty of Engineering and the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI) at McMaster University invite you to the McMaster Manufacturing Forum. Hear experts speak on Industry 4.0, an emerging industry trend and to tour multiple research locations at McMaster.

Keynote address

Implementation of Industry 4.0 Technology
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Zäh
Chair of Machine Tools and Production Technology at Technische Universität München and Director,
Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management

The Keynote presentation will address the implementa­tion of Industry 4.0 technology. Professor Zäh’s research focuses on machine tools and generative production methods, production technology and cognition for engineering systems.

Following the keynote presentation by Prof. Zäh, we will hold an Industry 4.0 Technology Panel Discussion to explore practical, implementable ideas, with panelists from key industrial partners in Ontario.

Industry Open House

The 5th Annual Industry Open House features dynamic displays of current research projects involving undergraduate and graduate students as well as research staff and faculty. This event offers the opportunity to tour multiple research locations.

Learn more and register here.


April 6, 2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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McMaster Innovation Park
175 Longwood Road South
Hamilton, Ontario L8P0A1 Canada


McMaster Faculty of Engineering, McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute
905-525-9140, ext. 27044